Sozialpolitik und Arbeitsmärkte



Sommersemester 2010

Attention: room and date changed. The lecture now takes place on tuesday, 2 to 4 pm, in Ludwigstr. 28 / RG, room 027. The tutorial is moved to thursday, 10 to 12, in M 207, Hauptgebäude.

Applied Labour Economics

  • Lecture and Tutorial (each two-hourly)
  • The course is taught in English


Course Information

  • The aim of this course is to provide you with the foundation to understand the core issues in labour economics and family economics.


When and Where?

  • Lecture (Prof. H. Rainer): Tuesday 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.; Ludwigstr. 28 / RG, Room 027; Start: 20.04.2010.
  • Tutorial (W. Geis and T. Hener): Thursday 10:00 - 12:00; HGB; Room: M 207; Start: 22.04.2010.
  • Exam: Friday 30.7.2010, 8:30 - 10:30am, Rooms E004 and M114



  • John F. Ermisch, An Economic Analysis of the Family, Princeton University Press.
  • Pierre Cahuc and Andre Zylberberg, Labor Economics, MIT Press.
  • Ronal G. Ehrenberg and Robert S. Smith, Modern Labor Economics: Theory and Public Policy, Pearson.


Lecture Notes by Topics


Tutorial Questions